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HTC regional director says M8 photos are fake

HTC regional director says M8 photos are fake

06 February, 2014 | comments (30)

The regional director of HTC for the Benelux region, Mark Moons, tweeted that the leaked photos of the HTC M8 (One's successor) were fakes created in Photoshop. It's not clear if he's referring to the ones that show the back or the front, but...

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Apple sued for $2 Billion in Germany

Apple sued for $2 Billion in Germany

05 February, 2014 | comments (68)

Apple has been sued for $2 Billion by the German company, IPCom, due to alleged patent infringements. The patent is for mobile phones giving priority to emergency calls over a cellular network. IPCom purchased the patent from Robert Bosch, a...


HTC M8 shows its face in newly leaked live photos

HTC M8 shows its face in newly leaked live photos

05 February, 2014 | comments (95)

After showing us a dual camera setup on its back earlier today, the HTC M8 appeared yet again. This time around, we get to see the alleged front of the yet to be announced smartphone in a couple of leaked photos. HTC M8 (click to...

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HTC M8 first live picture is here, has two rear cameras

HTC M8 first live picture is here, has two rear cameras

05 February, 2014 | comments (78)

HTC M8, the successor of HTC One, has leaked numerous times before. We heard lots of rumors throughout the last couple of months - we saw the rear panel, alleged specs, heard rumors about a twin UltraPixel camera, saw its virtual buttons, the M8...

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This is what the HTC M8 virtual buttons look like

This is what the HTC M8 virtual buttons look like

03 February, 2014 | comments (30)

We've already heard that the successor to the HTC One - the M8 or Two - will have on-screen navigation buttons (instead of capacitive ones under the screen) and thanks to an anonymous email we may be seeing what they'll look like. The image below...

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HTC M8 (One successor) to launch in March

HTC M8 (One successor) to launch in March

03 February, 2014 | comments (26)

HTC has been hard at work designing the HTC One successor and judging by the number of leaks we've seen recently, it's close to complete. Now well-known leakster @evleaks suggests the HTC M8 (or perhaps One 2 or One+) will be unveiled in March. That...

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French government website lists HTC One 2 single and dual-SIM

French government website lists HTC One 2 single and dual-SIM

01 February, 2014 | comments (41)

There have been a lot of purported names for the HTC One's successor flying around the internet; the One+, the M8, but it looks like these previous stories are false, that is, if a report by a French government website is to be believed. The...

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Nokia wins yet another injuction against HTC in Germany

Nokia wins yet another injuction against HTC in Germany

01 February, 2014 | comments (76)

The legal battle between Nokia and HTC continues in Germany, where Nokia has had more success than the UK. The court in Mannheim, Germany found HTC to be infringing on Nokia’s patent EP 1578613 B1. The court granted an injunction preventing...

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HTC unveils Desire 310 with MediaTek chipset

HTC unveils Desire 310 with MediaTek chipset

30 January, 2014 | comments (36)

HTC Desire 310 was spotted on the company's European website, before the listing was pulled down. The successor of the Desire 300 will be the first smartphone from the Taiwanese manufacturer to feature a quad-core MediaTek processor. HTC's...

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HTC Butterfly receives Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgrade

HTC Butterfly receives Android 4.3 Jelly Bean upgrade

29 January, 2014 | comments (22)

HTC is now rolling out Android 4.3 firmware for the first Butterfly smartphone. The update is available over-the-air, weighs about 500MB and brings lots of novelties. The update notification on HTC Butterfly These are some of the changes the...


Colorful octa-core HTC Desire surfaces

Colorful octa-core HTC Desire surfaces

26 January, 2014 | comments (43)

According to the latest reports coming from China, HTC is preparing a mid-range Desire smartphone based on the latest MediaTek platform (with true octa-core Cortex-A7 CPU). The device somewhat reminds of the iPhone 5C because of its bright...

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HTC One KitKat update currently in US carrier labs

HTC One KitKat update currently in US carrier labs

24 January, 2014 | comments (29)

HTC USA has shared new information for on-contract HTC One owners, who are eagerly anticipating the KitKat update to arrive on their phones. The phone maker unveiled that the update has been sent to carriers for approval. After the final testing...


HTC M8 and HTC D310w certified, announcement imminent

HTC M8 and HTC D310w certified, announcement imminent

22 January, 2014 | comments (39)

The yet-to-be announced HTC M8, which is rumored as the successor of the company's flagship, the HTC One has shown up on the POSTEL (the Indonesian equivalent of the FCC) along with another device with model number D310w. HTC D310w is showing up...

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Android 4.4 KitKat now available for European HTC One

Android 4.4 KitKat now available for European HTC One

21 January, 2014 | comments (58)

The Google Play Edition of the HTC One got the latest Android 4.4 KitKat update in November and it was quickly followed by the Developer Edition of the handset and its US Unlocked units. However, until today large parts of Europe were stuck...


HTC M8 to retain 1080p display resolution, user agent confirms

HTC M8 to retain 1080p display resolution, user agent confirms

20 January, 2014 | comments (62)

The HTC M8 leak marathon continues with an User Agent Profile coming straight from the HTC website. The successor to the popular HTC One didn't get too many of its specs listed there, but at least we got official confirmation of its screen...

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HTC M8 aka Two to feature QHD screen, twin UltraPixel camera

HTC M8 aka Two to feature QHD screen, twin UltraPixel camera

17 January, 2014 | comments (108)

HTC One's successor codenamed M8 and also known as One 2 and Two should launch this March, following an MWC debut in late February. As the rumor has it HTC M8 will be powered by the latest Qualcomm chipset (currently the Snapdragon 805) and will...

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NPD: Apple holds 42% of US market, Samsung 26%

NPD: Apple holds 42% of US market, Samsung 26%

17 January, 2014 | comments (61)

The smartphone adoption in the US market is growing and two companies are coming out the big winners out of it – Apple and Samsung together hold over 60% of the market in the last quarter of last year, up from 52% in the final quarter of...


HTC Netherlands says One X+ won't get Android 4.4 KitKat

HTC Netherlands says One X+ won't get Android 4.4 KitKat

13 January, 2014 | comments (70)

HTC has already updated its One flagship with Android 4.4 KitKat and is working to bring the update to its One mini and One Max siblings. Many of the loyal HTC users were waiting on confirmation whether or not some of the previous One droids will be...

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O2 UK now offers exclusive red HTC Desire 601

O2 UK now offers exclusive red HTC Desire 601

09 January, 2014 | comments (9)

A red version of the HTC Desire 601 is now available on UK's O2 carrier, and it's free with a 2-year contract. UK carrier O2 is now offering an exclusive red version of the recently launched HTC Desire 601 mid-ranger. You can get the smartphone...

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Beats sale helps HTC turn to profit in Q4

Beats sale helps HTC turn to profit in Q4

05 January, 2014 | comments (60)

HTC posted its Q4 report and the numbers are worse than expected with the company’s struggles in the market continuing. The Taiwanese recorded a second successive quarter of operating loss, bleeding $52 million through its core...

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